Jacob Kaplan-Moss

21 items tagged β€œaws”

πŸ“Œ AWS IAM Policies in a Nutshell #
πŸ“Œ flAWS http://flaws.cloud/

An AWS CTF exercise. #

πŸ“Œ Nimbostratus #
πŸ“Œ codahale/sneaker: A tool for securely storing secrets on S3 using Amazon KMS. #
πŸ“Œ http://engineering.nike.com/cerberus/ #
πŸ“Œ New AWS Security Courses (Fundamentals & Operations)

Amazon is offering free security training classes. Neat. #

πŸ“Œ d0.awsstatic.com/whitepapers/DDoS_White_Paper_June2015.pdf #
πŸ“Œ Summary of the October 22, 2012 AWS Service Event in the US-East Region #
πŸ“Œ Heroku Status -

About the Summer 2012 AWS downtime #

πŸ“Œ SecretMike: AWS CloudFront Secure Streaming #
πŸ“Œ How to process a million songs in 20 minutes Β« Music Machinery

A good β€œintroduction to big data” -- this one using the million song dataset I just linked. #

πŸ“Œ EC2 and Ubuntu - Alestic.com

More Ubuntu AMIs, with more options than the official AMIs. #

πŸ“Œ EC2StartersGuide - Community Ubuntu Documentation

Official Ubuntu (8.04 and 9.10) AMIs. #

πŸ“Œ Cheap, Easy Audio Transcription with Mechanical Turk - Waxy.org

Use MT to get audio transcribed at 1/10th of the usual cost. I’m going to give this a shot with the video of my PyCon tutorial, with an eye towards getting all of the PyCon 2009 video transcribed. Wish me luck! #

πŸ“Œ Amazon Web Services Blog: 100% on Amazon Web Services: Soocial.com

A look at one app’s AWS architecture. Nginx, HAProxy, Rails, pgpool II, PostgreSQL, and RabbitMQ. I didn’t realize that pgpool II did sharding at the balancer layer; that makes this kind of set up much easier. #

πŸ“Œ Amazon Web Services Blog: Big Day for Amazon EC2 #
πŸ“Œ RightScale Dashboard Demo

Amazing-looking dashboard/GUI for AWS/EC2. I gotta give this a try. #

πŸ“Œ Amazon Web Services Developer Connection : Feature Guide: Amazon EC2 Elastic IP Addresses

Elastic IP addresses are static IP addresses designed for dynamic cloud computing. An Elastic IP address is associated with your account, not a particular instance..." This is really big deal; it’ll make hosting sites solely on AWS much easier. #

πŸ“Œ AmazonEC2 - Hadoop Wiki

Hadoop + EC2 FTW! #

πŸ“Œ inside looking out Β» What You Need To Know About Amazon SimpleDB

SimpleDB is out. And it’s built on top of Erlang. Awesome. #

πŸ“Œ Amazon.com Startup Project / Startup Challenge

Looks like Amazon’s trying out the YC model. Interesting, if a bit limited in scope. #